Miss Nancy Gillespie "Nannie" Shipp daughter of Albert Micajah Shipp & Mary Jane Gillespie

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Miss Nancy Gillespie "Nannie" Shipp daughter of Albert Micajah Shipp & Mary Jane Gillespie - Miss Nannie Shipp Dies At Hos pital Misses...
Miss Nannie Shipp Dies At Hos pital Misses Nannie Shipp. of Cheraw, S. ?.. who for the past two years has been it the Presbyterian hospital, cied last light a; the hospital, and her remains ere taken to Cheraw this morning on :he o'clock train, the funeral to :ake place in Cheraw this afternoon Miss Shipp had been an invalid for 17 vears suffering with rheumatism. She had been confined to her chair, being unable to walk, for 17 years. She bore' her affliction which was great with a patience and fortitude seldom equalled. Even when her body was lacked with pain, she murmured not. She came to the hospital two years ego a? she needed constant nursing. P was not long before every one iu the Lc$pita! know and loved her. The sweetness and beauty of her nature, fcer patience in suffering, her cheerfulness, cheerfulness, exerted an influence over all. Her death is a sorrow to the patients and all asociated with the hospital. Miss Shipp was 35 years of age. She was a native of Cheraw. Her father v as Dr. Albert Shipp. a prominent citizen citizen and physician cf Marlboro county. She was a member of the Methodist church, and in her mission of suffering beautitully exemplifying the virtues o forbearance, patience and trust, tauzht bv her religion. i Miss Shipp is survived by three, sisters. Miss Susie Shipp. who has been with Mrs. Latta Johnston for a month: Mrs Saunders, of Texas, and Mrs: Lily Webb, of Eell Buckle; also fcur brothers: two nephews, re-Messrs. Pegues, of Cheraw. and a niece, Mrs. Boc Leak, of Rockingham, al Ithree of whom came to Charlotte last night, and with'.Miss Shipp formed ed the funeral party tthis morning, v

Clipped from The Charlotte News20 Dec 1912, FriPage 2

The Charlotte News (Charlotte, North Carolina)20 Dec 1912, FriPage 2
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